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Rachel Toalson, The Woods

Before I even knew my letters, I was spinning wild yarns around my brother and sister and librarian mother in small-town Texas.

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ISBN: 9781499809572
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Published: Yellow Jacket - September 17th, 2019

"A supernatural wonder of a book. This Grimm-like fantasy is vividly detailed and will appeal to young and old readers alike." --School Library Journal (STARRED REVIEW)

"Toalson intersperses Lenora's story with Richard's journal excerpts and an enigmatic, menacing character's first-person narrative, all of which lends context and dimension.

Suanne Schafer, Hunting the Devil

Suanne Schafer, born in West Texas at the height of the Cold War, finds it ironic that grade school drills for tornadoes and nuclear war were the same: hide beneath your desk and kiss your rear-end goodbye.

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ISBN: 9781643165974
Availability: Special Order
Published: Waldorf Publishing - September 15th, 2019

When Dr. Jessica Hemings volunteers for a medical mission in Rwanda, she becomes entrapped in the maelstrom of Rwandan politics and the enmity between Hutus and Tutsis. Her Tutsi features plunge her into the Rwandan Genocide. Dr. Cyprien Gatera, Jess's superior and a Hutu radical, commandeers her clinic, slaughters her patients and her adopted sons, then forces her to treat his wounded.

Diane Paddison, Work, Love, Pray and Be Refreshed

Work, Love, Pray: Practical Wisdom for Professional Christian Women and Those Who Want to Understand Them Cover Image
ISBN: 9780310331377
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Published: Zondervan - September 19th, 2011

The number of Christian women in today's professional workforce is increasing, and they are hungry for practical mentoring. They yearn to learn from someone who has climbed the ladder of success without sacrificing family or faith--something author Diane Paddison has done with excellence and grace.

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By Diane Paddison, Jordan Johnstone (Contribution by), Cheryl Bachelder (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9781424555659
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Broadstreet Publishing - November 1st, 2017

Passionate, authentic, faithful women in the workplace, you are not alone.

Ed Crowell, Barton Creek

Ed Crowell is an award-winning journalist and freelance writer. During his tenure at the Austin American-Statesman, he served as city editor, state editor, and features editor. He is coauthor of Barefoot Pirate: The Tall Ships and Tales of Windjammer, and he resides in Austin.

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By Ed Crowell, Alberto Martinez (By (photographer)), Andrew Sansom (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781623497293
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Published: Texas A&M University Press - April 3rd, 2019

While Barton Springs Pool is an iconic landmark of Austin and many people are familiar with the end of Barton Creek and its seven miles of public greenbelt, less is known about the forty-odd miles beyond that tumble and twist across private lands, eventually feeding the Colorado River. Legendary fights saved Barton Springs in the 1980s and 1990s, when the pool repeatedly was closed becau

Michael Earney, The A to Z Book of Wildflowers

Michael P. Earney is a renowned fine arts painter and has been a commercial artist, ceramic sculptor, a potter, an award-winning documentary filmmaker and published author of numerous works.

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ISBN: 9781941345658
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Published: Erin Go Bragh Publishing - May 15th, 2018

How many names of wildflowers do you know? Considering that there are 5000 flowering plants in Texas at least a thousand of which can be called 'wild flowers' it's safe to say, not many.

Christina Gallegos, The Goat Climbs High

Mother of 4 sons & devoted wife, Christina loves to capture unwritten stories of struggle, giving them a voice! Her first book, The Tree Stands Firm, explores the struggle of wanting to give up but takes great encouragement from a tree's determination to keep growing no matter the obstacle. Christina writes in metaphors, making her stories for children & adults.

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ISBN: 9781547073467
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - October 9th, 2017

A scared, little goat feels very small and not special as it chases around dreams to be like a lion. Acting like a lion is very hard for the goat, who looks in the mirror and can't find his roar. Growing tired of being something he's not, the goat is finally convinced that he's something special after all.

Erik Mehlen, Did Dinosaurs Have Dentists? and Do Penguins Have Pediatricians?

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By Patrick O'Donnell, Erik Mehlen (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780764356025
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Published: Schiffer Kids - September 28th, 2018

What if a brachiosaurus needed braces? If a tyrannosaurus used toothpaste, would it squash the tube? A young child on the way to a dental checkup wonders if dinosaurs ever had cavities and if they had to brush their teeth, floss, get braces, and use fluoride or mouthwash.

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By Patrick O'Donnell, Erik Mehlen (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780764357770
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Published: Schiffer Kids - August 28th, 2019

On the way to a doctor checkup, a young child asks an important question: Do animals that live in really cold places ever get sick? From the same author as Did Dinosaurs Have Dentists?, this picture book uses Arctic and Antarctic creatures to lessen anxiety about the doctor. Can penguins catch pneumonia? Can a caribou get chicken pox?

Robin Singh, Servant: How It Was Written

Robin Singh was born in Guyana. After his family immigrated to the United States in search of a better life, Robin researched the roots of his Southeast Asian ancestry back to Hyderabad, India, and discovered a proclivity for storytelling.

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By Robin Singh, Laurie Chittenden (Editor), Shemuwel Yisrael (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781733893503
Availability: Backordered
Published: Servant Publications - April 2nd, 2019


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